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The Daughters of the American Revolution Collection

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The Daughters of the American Revolution Collection

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Collection Overview

Collection Inventory+/-

Content Description

Collection Use

Administrative Information

Subjects

Collection Overview +/-

Title: The Daughters of the American Revolution Collection
Dates: 1804-1836 (inclusive)
Collection Number: MS 048
Repository: Stewart Library Special Collections
Address:
Weber State University
2901 University Circle
Ogden UT 84408

Collection Inventory +/-

Box 1: Miscellaneous
item 1.: Confederate Bill - Virginia Treasury Note
item 2.: Thomas Irwin warrant papers, September 7 th and 18 th
item 3.: Warrant paper for serving as Corporal, 39 th Regiment, 24 th Brigade, 22 Division Infantry of New York State (For Tomas Irwin)
item 4.: Officer commission paper for Thomas Irwin, June 13, 1836
item 5.:
Box 1: Inventory of Collection Objects

• 1 challis throw

• 1 blue and white woven spread

• 1 appliquéd quilt fragment

• 1 yellow and blue blanket

• 1 white cloth fragment with initial "L" embroidered on

• 1 flax sheet - white

• 1 challis table runner

• 1 vest - Henri Dupont (Partial)

• 3 lace baby bonnets

• 1 piece of petrified wood

• 1 Confederate currency

• 1 wine goblet

• 1 white oval platter

• 1 glass oval platter

• 4 white dinner plates

• 2 purple and white plates (J. Heath) with painted scenes of English castle

• 2 blue painted small dishes (ashtrays?), (J. Heath)

• 1 small crystal candy dish (fruit dish?)

• 4 silver spoons

• 1 silver fork

• 1 silver knife

• 1 hand painted jug

• 4 papers of Thomas Irwin

• Bible of the Corwin family with handwritten dates

• 1 soup tureen with lid

• 1 meat mallet

• 1 seal

• 1 large plane

• 1 small plane

• 1 draw shave

• 2 cameos (brooches) large

• 2 cameos (brooches) small

• 1 gold brooch with initial "I"

• 3 gold bar pins

• 1 locket

• shoemaker's awl

• pen and inkpot with case

• knitting needle holder with needles

• broken knife

• carpenter's scriber

• thimble

• school bell

• white jug

• oblong platter with painted scene of English church, river and apple blossoms

• 1 Majolica plate (loaned by Mrs. George Whitmeyer)

Miscellaneous plate hangers (5)

Content Description +/-

A collection of materials donated by the DAR.

Collection Use +/-

Restrictions on Access:

Open to public research.

Administrative Information +/-

Arrangement:

This collection is arrranged by subject group.

Acquisition Information:

Gift

Processing Note:

This collection was processed by a Special Collections processor.

Creator:

Daughters of the American Revolution

Language:

Collection materials are in English.

Sponsor:

Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant, 2007-2008

Quantity:

1 box

Language of the Finding Aid:

Finding guide is in English in Latin script.

Author of the Finding Aid:

Sarah Langsdon

EAD Creation Date:

2011

Standard:

Finding aid based on DACS (Describing Archives: A Content Standard).

Subjects +/-

Corporate Names:

Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR)

Subject Terms:

American Revolution

Geographical Names:

Ogden, Utah

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